# MA3203 Ring Theory Spring 2019

- Welcome to the Ring theory course!
- We have updated the schedule. Note that there are some days where we will meet in a different room. They are listed in the
*Lecture plan and exercises*section. - A tentative schedule for the final exam is being created. Please send me an e-mail if you have a preference regarding the date.

## Official Course Description

The course description can be found here.

## Information about the lectures

### Lecturer

Louis-Philippe Thibault; room 801 Sentralbygg II; louis.thibault@ntnu.no

### Office hours

Simply e-mail me if you want to meet!

### Lecture schedule

Note that the room is **NOT** the same as the one officially given by the university.

Day | Time | Room |
---|---|---|

Tuesday | 13:15-15:00 | 656, Sentralbygg II |

Friday | 10:15-12:00 | 734, Sentralbygg II |

The **first lecture** is Monday, January 7th, 2019. We will have an **exercise session** during the last hour of the Friday lecture, starting on week 4.

The **room is different** for a few lectures, check the *Lecture plan and exercises* section.

There will be **no lecture** on Tuesday, April 16 and April 23 and Friday, April 19.

There will be an **exercise session** on Friday, April 26. This will be the last lecture.

## References

Here are some useful references.

- Authors: M. Auslander, I. Reiten and S. O. Smalø
- Title: Representation theory of Artin algebras, Cambridge Studies in Advanced Mathematics, 36.
- Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1995. xiv+423 pp.
- Publisher: Cambridge University Press
- Edition: Second Edition
- ISBN: 0-521-59923-7

- Authors: I. Assem, D. Simson and A. Skowronski
- Title: Elements of the representation theory of associative algebras, Volume 1: Techniques of representation theory, London Mathematical Society Student Texts, 65.
- Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2006. ix+458 pp.
- Publisher: Cambridge University Press
- Edition: First Edition
- ISBN: 978-0-521-58631-3

## Final exam

The final exam will be an oral exam. Everything discussed in class or in the exercises is material for the exam.